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BBC presenters did remove their poppies as they were wearing them earlier than BBC guidelines allow

BBC presenters did remove their poppies as they were wearing them earlier than BBC guidelines allow

BBC presenters did remove their poppies as they were wearing them earlier than BBC guidelines allow2 November 2020What was claimed BBC presenters removed their poppies during a broadcast. It happened as the poppies were mistakenly worn before the date set out in BBC guidelines. Multiple posts online have claimed that Royal Legion poppies worn by BBC Breakfast presenters seemed to disappear during the show. The removal happened due to BBC guidelines around the wearing of poppies, which is allowed between 6am on 31 October, and 11:59pm on 11 November. It happened as the poppies were mistakenly worn before the date set out in BBC guidelines.

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